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Madinabonu is a 31 year old skilled seamstress. She is married, has one daughter and lives with her family in the city of Vahdat. Madinabonu's husband is a wage worker and her daughter is in school. Madinabonu has worked for five years in the sewing business. She takes orders for sewing women's national dresses. On average she embroiders one dress a day and by request of her clients she mostly sews dresses with embroidery, because it is today's dress fashion. To improve and expand her work Madinabonu is requesting a loan to buy a computerized sewing machine. With the help of this machine she will be able to cope with the speed of the orders and in one day sew two dresses. This will increase her income and naturally improve the finances of her family.
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Мадинабону умелая швея в возрасте 31 года. Она замужем, имеет одну дочь и проживает со своей семьей в городе Вахдат. Муж Мадинабону работает наемным рабочим, дочь учится в школе. Сама Мадинабону последние 5 лет занимается швейным делом. Она принимает заказы на шитье женских национальных платьев. В среднем за день она вышивает по одному платью и по запросу своих клиенток она больше всего шьет платья с вышивками, потому что сегодня такие платья в моде. Для улучшения и расширения своей работы Мадинабону просит кредит, чтобы купить компьютерную швейную машинку. С помощью такой машинки она будет справляться с заказами быстро и за день будет вышивать по два платья. Это увеличит ее доход и естественно улучшит финансовое положение ее семьи.

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About MLO Humo and Partners

MLO Humo and Partners is a microfinance institution in Tajikistan that aims to support vulnerable and underserved populations living in rural areas through financial and consulting services for small businesses. Kiva loans are used by groups and individual borrowers to start and grow businesses and build brighter futures for themselves, their families and their communities. This is especially important in Tajikistan, the poorest country in Central Asia, where more than two-thirds of the population lives below the poverty line.

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  • $1,388
    Average annual income
  • 138
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    Tajikistan Loans Fundraising
  • $27,936,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
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This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,800 helped Madinabonu to buy a computerized sewing machine to grow her garment business.
80% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 14, 2013
Oct 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss: